M J Cuesta

Summary

Affiliation: Hospital Virgen del Camino
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Clinical usefulness of the screen for cognitive impairment in psychiatry (SCIP-S) scale in patients with type I bipolar disorder
    Georgina Guilera
    Department of Methodology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:28. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Neurological soft-signs in psychosis: threshold criteria for discriminating normal controls and for predicting cognitive impairment
    Manuel J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, C Irunlarrea 4, E 31008, Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 58:263-71. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of olanzapine and other antipsychotics on cognitive function in chronic schizophrenia: a longitudinal study
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit of Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 48:17-28. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Integrating psychopathological dimensions in functional psychoses: a hierarchical approach
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit I of the Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 52:215-29. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Reappraising insight in psychosis. Multi-scale longitudinal study
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Br J Psychiatry 177:233-40. 2000
  6. doi request reprint Brief cognitive assessment instruments in schizophrenia and bipolar patients, and healthy control subjects: a comparison study between the Brief Cognitive Assessment Tool for Schizophrenia (B-CATS) and the Screen for Cognitive Impairment in Psychiatry (SC
    Manuel J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Hospitalization Unit, Hospital Virgen del Camino, Pamplona Iruña, Spain
    Schizophr Res 130:137-42. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Are personality traits associated with cognitive disturbance in psychosis?
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit of Virgen del Camino Hospital, C Irunlarrea 4, E 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 51:109-17. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychopathological dimensions in first-episode psychoses. From the trunk to the branches and leaves
    Manuel J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit of Virgen del Camino Hospital, C Irunlarrea sn, 31008, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 253:73-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Thought disorder in schizophrenia. Testing models through confirmatory factor analysis
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 249:55-61. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychopathological dimensions and lack of insight in schizophrenia
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit of Virgen del Camino Hospital c Irunlarrea sn, Pamplona, Spain
    Psychol Rep 83:895-8. 1998

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Publications47

  1. pmc Clinical usefulness of the screen for cognitive impairment in psychiatry (SCIP-S) scale in patients with type I bipolar disorder
    Georgina Guilera
    Department of Methodology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:28. 2009
    ..This investigation assessed the psychometric properties of the Spanish version of the Screen for Cognitive Impairment in Psychiatry (SCIP-S) for the detection of cognitive impairment in BD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neurological soft-signs in psychosis: threshold criteria for discriminating normal controls and for predicting cognitive impairment
    Manuel J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, C Irunlarrea 4, E 31008, Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 58:263-71. 2002
    ..NSS were highly efficient predictors of the presence of severe cognitive impairment related to psychosis. However, their ability to discriminate between individuals with psychosis and normal controls was modest...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of olanzapine and other antipsychotics on cognitive function in chronic schizophrenia: a longitudinal study
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit of Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 48:17-28. 2001
    ..No differential improvements were found in social functioning, verbal fluency, non-verbal domains of memory or visuo-motor abilities...
  4. ncbi request reprint Integrating psychopathological dimensions in functional psychoses: a hierarchical approach
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit I of the Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 52:215-29. 2001
    ..The findings have implications for the design of future studies and for the hierarchical conceptualization of psychopathological dimensions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Reappraising insight in psychosis. Multi-scale longitudinal study
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Br J Psychiatry 177:233-40. 2000
    ..Many patients suffering from psychosis are unaware of their disorder and symptoms...
  6. doi request reprint Brief cognitive assessment instruments in schizophrenia and bipolar patients, and healthy control subjects: a comparison study between the Brief Cognitive Assessment Tool for Schizophrenia (B-CATS) and the Screen for Cognitive Impairment in Psychiatry (SC
    Manuel J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Hospitalization Unit, Hospital Virgen del Camino, Pamplona Iruña, Spain
    Schizophr Res 130:137-42. 2011
    ..Brief instruments for assessing cognition in schizophrenia and bipolar disorders, such as the SCIP-S and B-CATS, seem to be reliable and promising tools for use in routine clinical practice...
  7. ncbi request reprint Are personality traits associated with cognitive disturbance in psychosis?
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit of Virgen del Camino Hospital, C Irunlarrea 4, E 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 51:109-17. 2001
    ..The goal of the present study was to analyze the relationship between dimensions of personality and cognitive performance in individuals with psychosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychopathological dimensions in first-episode psychoses. From the trunk to the branches and leaves
    Manuel J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit of Virgen del Camino Hospital, C Irunlarrea sn, 31008, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 253:73-9. 2003
    ..However, few studies have addressed the dilemma of hierarchy within symptoms or dimensions in psychosis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Thought disorder in schizophrenia. Testing models through confirmatory factor analysis
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 249:55-61. 1999
    ..Thought Disorder dimensions would be potential markers for biological, neurophysiological, and neuropsychological studies of schizophrenic disorder...
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychopathological dimensions and lack of insight in schizophrenia
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit of Virgen del Camino Hospital c Irunlarrea sn, Pamplona, Spain
    Psychol Rep 83:895-8. 1998
    ..In addition, when insight was assessed through a multidimensional approach, a variety of relationships with the schizophrenic dimensions were found...
  11. ncbi request reprint Illness duration and neuropsychological impairments in schizophrenia
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 33:141-50. 1998
    ..These findings suggest the existence of a relationship between cognitive decline in visuomotor and delayed visual memory functions and the length of schizophrenic illness...
  12. ncbi request reprint Premorbid personality and psychopathological dimensions in first-episode psychosis
    Manuel J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit I, Virgen del Camino Hospital, C Irunlarrea 4, E 31008, Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 58:273-80. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationships between personality and psychopathology in a 'first-episode psychosis' sample using a dimensional approach...
  13. ncbi request reprint Differentiating primary from secondary negative symptoms in schizophrenia: a study of neuroleptic-naive patients before and after treatment
    V Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Spain
    Am J Psychiatry 157:1461-6. 2000
    ..The study examined the primary versus secondary character of negative symptoms in a group of first-episode, neuroleptic-naive psychotic patients before and after they started neuroleptic treatment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Patterns of symptoms in neuroleptic-naive patients with schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders before and after treatment
    V Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, 31008, Pamplona, Spain
    Psychiatry Res 105:97-105. 2001
    ..It is concluded that caution is warranted when using the three-factor model of schizophrenic symptoms as it may not be stable at different phases of the illness...
  15. ncbi request reprint Dimensional structure of psychotic symptoms: an item-level analysis of SAPS and SANS symptoms in psychotic disorders
    V Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 38:13-26. 1999
    ..The subscale composition of the SAPS and SANS was not supported...
  16. ncbi request reprint Neurological frontal signs and neuropsychological deficits in schizophrenic patients
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit I, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 20:15-20. 1996
    ..There was a statistically significant relationships between the frontal signs and the cognitive deficits (mean shared variance was 22%) which persisted after correcting for the influence of age, education, and duration of illness...
  17. ncbi request reprint Motor features in psychotic disorders. I. Factor structure and clinical correlates
    V Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, E 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 47:107-16. 2001
    ..It is concluded that the factor structure of motor disorders and its clinical correlates are rather more complex than generally acknowledged...
  18. ncbi request reprint How many and which are the psychopathological dimensions in schizophrenia? Issues influencing their ascertainment
    V Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, E 31008, Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 49:269-85. 2001
    ..A hierarchical approach for organizing the complex dimensional structure of schizophrenic symptoms is proposed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Motor features in psychotic disorders. II. Development of diagnostic criteria for catatonia
    V Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, E 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 47:117-26. 2001
    ..In conclusion, patients displaying three or more classical motor signs may be diagnosed with confidence as suffering from a catatonic syndrome...
  20. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic significance of Schneider's first-rank symptoms in schizophrenia. Comparative study between schizophrenic and non-schizophrenic psychotic disorders
    V Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Br J Psychiatry 174:243-8. 1999
    ..Despite the lack of consistent empirical support, modern diagnostic criteria of schizophrenia give particular emphasis to Schneider's first-rank symptoms (FRSs)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Abnormal subjective experiences in schizophrenia: its relationships with neuropsychological disturbances and frontal signs
    M J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 246:101-5. 1996
    ..Many significant relationships between subjective experiences and cognitive disturbances persisted after controlling the influence of age, gender, education, lack of insight, neuroleptic doses, and biperidene doses...
  22. ncbi request reprint Classification issues in catatonia
    V Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 251:I14-6. 2001
    ..When definitions are more restrictive as in Leonhard's system, catatonia seems to be better accommodated as a "third psychosis", i.e. described by the concept of cycloid psychosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Clinical models of schizophrenia: a critical approach to competing conceptions
    V Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Psychopathology 33:252-8. 2000
    ..The use of a polydiagnostic approach on the one hand, and a multidimensional approach on the other (the polydiagnostic-multidimensional paradigm), seems to be a promising strategy to better understand the heterogeneity of schizophrenia...
  24. doi request reprint Risk factors, pre-morbid functioning and episode correlates of neurological soft signs in drug-naive patients with schizophrenia-spectrum disorders
    V Peralta
    Psychiatry Section B, Complejo Hospitalario de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Psychol Med 41:1279-89. 2011
    ..This study examined NSS in first-episode psychotic patients with respect to their factor structure and associations with risk factors, pre-morbid characteristics, psychopathology and spontaneous extrapyramidal syndromes...
  25. ncbi request reprint A taxometric analysis of schizophrenia symptoms
    Manuel J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit of Virgen del Camino Hospital, C Irunlarrea 4, Pamplona E 31008, Spain
    Psychiatry Res 150:245-53. 2007
    ..The lack of a taxonic structure with symptomatological domains of psychosis suggested the existence of a dimensional solution for schizophrenia symptomatology within psychoses...
  26. ncbi request reprint The relationship between syndromes of the psychotic illness and familial liability to schizophrenia and major mood disorders
    Victor Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 91:200-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to further examine this issue by analyzing a large sample of psychotic probands and their first-degree relatives...
  27. ncbi request reprint Identification of two risk haplotypes for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder in the synaptic vesicle monoamine transporter gene (SVMT)
    Blanca Gutierrez
    Unitat d Antropologia, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:502-7. 2007
    ..0000). Our results strongly suggest that SVMT gene or certain regions of it may constitute a genetic substrate of susceptibility for both schizophrenia and bipolar disorder...
  28. ncbi request reprint Cycloid psychosis: an examination of the validity of the concept
    Victor Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 9:184-92. 2007
    ..The existence of putative subtypes is also likely, and the differentiation between affective and nonaffective subtypes has received some support...
  29. ncbi request reprint Empirical validation of competing definitions of schizophrenia: a poly-diagnostic study of cognitive impairment in non-affective psychosis
    Manuel J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital c Irunlarrea 4, E 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 95:39-47. 2007
    ..Most diagnostic criteria are still influenced to a large extent by historical and consensus-based perspectives...
  30. ncbi request reprint Familial liability and schizophrenia phenotypes: a polydiagnostic approach
    Victor Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, 31008, Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 96:125-34. 2007
    ..Using a polydiagnostic approach we examined the relationship between familial liability and alternative schizophrenia phenotypes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Spanish version of the Screen for Cognitive Impairment in Psychiatry (SCIP-S): psychometric properties of a brief scale for cognitive evaluation in schizophrenia
    Oscar Pino
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital General Granollers Benito Menni CASM, Granollers, Barcelona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 99:139-48. 2008
    ..This study examined the psychometric properties of the Spanish version of the SCIP in a sample of outpatients suffering schizophrenia-spectrum disorders...
  32. ncbi request reprint Exploring the borders of the schizoaffective spectrum: a categorical and dimensional approach
    Victor Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    J Affect Disord 108:71-86. 2008
    ..We aimed at examining the nature of such a relationship in a mixed sample of psychotic disorders by using a dimensional and categorical approach to psychopathology...
  33. pmc Current psychopathological issues in psychosis: towards a phenome-wide scanning approach
    Manuel J Cuesta
    Schizophr Bull 34:587-90. 2008
  34. ncbi request reprint Obstetric complications and neurological abnormalities in neuroleptic-naive psychotic patients
    Victor Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, 31008, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 256:407-13. 2006
    ..Having a history of OCs does not convey a vulnerability for developing drug-induced neurological signs in the short term...
  35. pmc Insight dimensions and cognitive function in psychosis: a longitudinal study
    Manuel J Cuesta
    Psychiatric Unit of Virgen del Camino Hospital, E 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    BMC Psychiatry 6:26. 2006
    ..It has been reported that lack of insight is significantly associated with cognitive disturbance in schizophrenia. This study examines the longitudinal relationships between insight dimensions and cognitive performance in psychosis...
  36. ncbi request reprint Cycloid psychosis: a clinical and nosological study
    Victor Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Psychol Med 33:443-53. 2003
    ..This study examined the clinical validity and nosological status of the cycloid psychosis concept...
  37. ncbi request reprint Classifying psychotic disorders: issues regarding categorial vs. dimensional approaches and time frame to assess symptoms
    Victor Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 252:12-8. 2002
    ..It is concluded that classification of psychotic disorders is highly dependent upon the time frame considered to assess symptoms and that dimensional classifications do have higher predictive power than categorical ones...
  38. ncbi request reprint The nosology of psychotic disorders: a comparison among competing classification systems
    Victor Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Bull 29:413-25. 2003
    ..These results make clear the problems inherent in drawing well-defined boundaries between psychotic disorders...
  39. ncbi request reprint New evidence of association between COMT gene and prefrontal neurocognitive function in healthy individuals from sibling pairs discordant for psychosis
    Araceli Rosa
    Unitat d Antropologia, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1110-2. 2004
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint The deficit syndrome of the psychotic illness. A clinical and nosological study
    Victor Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 254:165-71. 2004
    ..The deficit syndrome may be diagnosed irrespective of the specific categories of psychotic disorders...
  41. ncbi request reprint Duration of untreated psychotic illness: the role of premorbid social support networks
    Victor Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, 31008, Pamplona, Spain
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:345-9. 2005
    ..This study aimed at examining the influence of premorbid social networks on the duration of untreated psychotic illness...
  42. ncbi request reprint The underlying structure of diagnostic systems of schizophrenia: a comprehensive polydiagnostic approach
    Victor Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Irunlarrea 4, 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 79:217-29. 2005
    ..These results are consistent with a unitary and dimensional construct of schizophrenia with no clear "points of rarity" at its boundaries, thus supporting the continuum hypothesis of the psychotic illness...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cycloid psychosis
    Victor Peralta
    Psychiatric Unit, Virgen del Camino Hospital, Pamplona, Spain
    Int Rev Psychiatry 17:53-62. 2005
    ..Future studies should examine putative subtypes of the disorder in relation to etiological, pathophysiological and clinical variables...
  44. ncbi request reprint Dermatoglyphic anomalies and neurocognitive deficits in sibling pairs discordant for schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Araceli Rosa
    Unitat d Antropologia, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Psychiatry Res 137:215-21. 2005
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint The Val66Met polymorphism of the brain-derived neurotrophic factor gene is associated with risk for psychosis: evidence from a family-based association study
    Araceli Rosa
    Unitat d Antropologia, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 141:135-8. 2006
    ..Our finding suggests that the investigated BDNF polymorphism plays an important role in the phenotype of psychosis, but not in the performance of tests of prefrontal cognitive functions analyzed in these patients...
  46. ncbi request reprint Can schizophrenia be diagnosed in the initial prodromal phase?
    Victor Peralta
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:664-5. 2002
  47. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-1beta (IL-1beta) gene and increased risk for the depressive symptom-dimension in schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Araceli Rosa
    Unitat d Antropologia, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 124:10-4. 2004
    ..07). This tendency was not observed in the healthy offspring. Using a multidimensional symptom approach to the diagnosis, the association was confirmed in psychotic patients showing the depressive symptom-dimension (P = 0.02)...